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Race Information

Saturday 5 October 2019

VENUE

Start Venue: Amalienstein Packing shed, Amalienstein, Western Cape
Finish Venue: Showground at Shalom Academy, Ladismith

REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR VALID CSA LICENSE ALONG. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONE, YOU WILL HAVE TO BUY A TEMPORARY DAY LICENSE AT R35. BUY YOUR LICENSE ONLINE AND AVOID THE LONG QUEUES AT REGISTRATION.

PLEASE NOTE: NO RIDER UNDER THE AGE OF 19 MAY COMPETE IN THE 85 KM RACE AS PER CSA RULES

MTB Race Entry Fee:

85km – R490

43km – R330

29km – R190

First 150 paid entries on the 43km & 85km will receive a VIP Biogen goodie bag.

 

MTB Race Starting Times:

85km – 07:30am

43km – 07:40am

29km – 07:50am

Tented Accommodation

Two man tent with one single mattress. Please bring own bedding and towel. There will be shower facilities available.

Cost: R120.00

Car drive and post-race shuttle

Post-race shuttle: R100.00
Car drive service: R160.00

Meals

“Friday night lasagna” en Saturday morning breakfast”.
Friday, 4 October 2019
There will dinner available the Friday night, which will be lasagna.
Please book with Erina erinag@absamail.co.za or +27 82 904 9010
Cost: R80.00
Please note that you will not be able to book online.

Saturday, 5 October 2019
Breakfast at Shalom Academy
Cost: R80.00
You can book for this online.

7Weekspoort Primary & High School MTB Challenges

29km Primary Schools age categories:

Nipper Boys & Girls (8-10 years)

Sprog Boys & Girls (11-12 years)

Sub Jun Boys & Girls Primary and High (13-14 years)

43km High Schools age categories:

Youth Boys & Girls (15-16 years)

Junior Boys & Girls (17-18 years)

Great prizes are up for grabs. Be sure to enter the riders for your school as soon as possible – good luck for the winter training!

Registration

Mountain Bike Challenge:

Friday, 4th of October 2019 at Shalom Academy
14h00 until 19h30
Follow the direction boards out of Queen Street in Ladismith.

OR

Saturday morning at start (Amalienstein)
05h30 until 07h00

Time of prize-giving for the 29km race: 12h00

Time of prize-giving for the 43km and 85km races: 13h00

Race cut-off:
12h30 at SPERA farm (15km from finish line at second-last water point)

DIRECTIONS TO VENUE

Start:

Amalienstein fruit shed on Route 62 (25km from Ladismith en route to Oudtshoorn). Direction boards will be posted all along Route 62, including for those coming from Oudtshoorn.

Finish:

Shalom Academy Showgrounds on Route 62 just outside of Ladismith. Direction boards will be posted all along Route 62, including for those coming from Oudtshoorn.

RACE RULES / TERMS & CONDITIONS

The Ladismith Cheese 7weekspoort MTB Challenge will take place regardless of bad weather and will only be cancelled, re-routed or stopped for reasons of safety. In this event, entry fees are not refundable.

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